"He that but looketh on a plate of ham and eggs to lust after it hath already committed breakfast in his heart."--C. S. Lewis

Aunt Cricket's Chili Recipe

  Tried it? Rate this Recipe:


This recipe for Aunt Cricket's Chili, by , is from Memaw's Cookbook , one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We'll help you start your own personal cookbook! It's easy and fun. Click here to start your own cookbook!

Susan Curtis


Hamburger meat
1 Onion, chopped
Salt & Pepper
Large can of tomatoes
1 Can red kidney beans
12 oz. Cans of tomato sauce
3 T. Chili powder
1 t. Cumin
Little bit of sugar
Small amount of vinegar
2 Small tomato cans of water
1 Large can of Bush's chili beans

Brown hamburger meat, onion, salt and pepper.

Add large can of tomatoes, can red kidney beans, tomato sauce, chili powder, cumin, small amount of sugar, and small amount of vinegar, and 2 tomato sauce cans of water.

Cook about 1 hour.

Mash large cans of Bush Chile beans and add to pot.

Watch close and cook for a short time!!! It will burn.

Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
This was Memaw's favorite chili recipe! Aunt Cricket would make it when they would go to Daytona Beach for the winter.




Learn more about the process to create a cookbook -- or
Start your own personal family cookbook right now!  Here's to good eating!

Search for more great recipes here from over 1,500,000 in our family cookbooks!


Bookmark and Share




Cookbooks are great for Holiday Gifts, Wedding Gifts, Bridal Shower ideas and Family Reunions!

*Recipes and photos entered into the Family Cookbook Project are provided by the submitting contributors. All rights are retained by the contributor. Please contact us if you believe copyright violations have occurred.

Search for more great recipes here from over 1,500,000 in our family cookbooks!